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Is There an Option Within SQL Developer to Disable DBMS_UTILITY.EXPAND_SQL_TEXT Feature? (Doc ID 2163020.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
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The DBMS_UTILITY.EXPAND_SQL_TEXT is a feature in 12c Database.

The SQL Developer is wrapping queries in dbms_utility.expand_sql_text. When issuing "select * from VW_R_RECONCILIATION_TXN" for a SQL Developer worksheet, the active sql shows the view details using dbms_utility.expand_sql_text.

Is there an option within SQL Developer to disable DBMS_UTILITY.EXPAND_SQL_TEXT feature?


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